• Criminal Law Symposium
    May 15, 2019
    4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

The Practice Program for the Northern District of California invites you to its fourth annual symposium on criminal practice issues in our district.  The first panel will discuss emerging issues in criminal discovery.  The judges on the second panel will share their views on sentencing.  A reception will follow.

View and download handouts for the Criminal Law Symposium, May 15, 2019.

Discovery in the Northern District: What’s Working, What’s Not Working, and What We Can Improve
(4:00 p.m. — 5:00 p.m.)

  • District Judge Yvonne Gonzalez Rogers (Moderator)
  • Graham Archer, Assistant Federal Public Defender
  • Maryam Beros, Supervisory Legal Administrative Specialist, Office of the U.S. Attorney
  • Sean Broderick, National Litigation Support Administrator, Administrative Office of the U.S. Courts, Defender Services Office
  • Kyle Waldinger, Assistant U.S. Attorney

Sentencing —  What Really Matters to Judges
(5:00 p.m. — 6:00 p.m.)

  • District Judge Lucy Koh
  • District Judge Jeffrey White
  • Sheila Armbrust, Assistant U.S. Attorney (Moderator)
  • Ed Swanson, Swanson & McNamara LLP (Moderator)


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